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Editor

Digitas

Digitas

Software Engineering
Troy, MI, USA
Posted on Friday, February 16, 2024

Company Description

PXP is a community of makers who craft strategic integrated experiences at scale with a creative approach from brief to delivery. Our culture centers around collaboration, diversity, inclusion, and sustainability.

Job Description

The PXP Editor has a wide-range of responsibilities, as he/she handles everything from editing broadcast and web content to short-form social work. The Editor will be running edit sessions by themselves and needs to be strong in client management skills. The PXP Editor will be supported by studio leadership but is also expected to build strong relationships with clients who then become long-term partners. The PXP Editor will be expected to be creating work at the pinnacle of their craft.

Position is required to frequently shift focus, task, and responsibility while working on multiple projects. Person must have a level head and be a clear, quick thinker. Ability to transfer information to teammates is a must. Person must have an in-depth understanding of how to create content that appears in social spaces (Facebook, Instagram, Tik Tok, etc.). Must have the ability to find solutions to quickly turn around projects. A high degree of accuracy, creativity, and professionalism is expected.

Responsibilities

  • Editing everything from high-end broadcast work to social content to web videos.
  • Working in sessions with agency and brand clients.
  • Overseeing projects creatively and partnering with other PXP entities - color, mix, etc - to ensure that the end product is the highest possible quality.
  • Final QC on all of their work (sometimes including final conform if that makes the most sense).
  • Partnering with the Lead Editor to ensure that the studio is set up correctly in terms of both technology and pipeline.
  • Cultivating relationships with key clients to ensure that they are taken care of and want to come back.
  • Always working to improve their reel to ensure that PXP leadership can be selling them on upcoming projects.

Location & Commitments

  • Full-time role, in-person/in office will resume as a hybrid approach to work.
  • Travel may be required for production needs.
  • Overtime may be required to deliver on client projects and deadlines.

Qualifications

  • 5-10 years of experience as an Editor. Must have experience working in the commercial space, either in a high-end Post house that specializes in advertising or an internal agency studio.
  • Expert-level in Premiere Pro.
  • Proficient in After Effects, Resolve, Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Must have a dynamic reel with work in either automotive, food/beverage, packaged goods, or beauty.
  • Deep technical understanding of video and the post-production pipeline.
  • Dynamic, creative personality.
  • Passionate, driven, proactive, curious and able to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, high-expectation environment.
  • Strong sense of priorities with the ability to manage multiple asks/tasks.